P.S. 150

Tel: (212)732-4392
  • P.S. 150 serves 184 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • P.S. 150 placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.
  • P.S. 150 operates within the New York City Geographic # 2 School District.

Top Placements (New York)

P.S. 150 is Listed among the top public schools in New York for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • P.S. 150's student population of 184 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students184 students
P.S. 150 Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %P.S. 150 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
P.S. 150 Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeP.S. 150 Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • P.S. 150 is ranked within the top 20% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of P.S. 150 is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
P.S. 150 Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
P.S. 150 American Indian Students (2011-2013)
Asian
16%
9%
P.S. 150 Asian Students (2006-2016)
Hispanic
15%
26%
P.S. 150 Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
5%
18%
P.S. 150 Black Students (2006-2016)
White
54%
44%
P.S. 150 White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
10%
2%
P.S. 150 Two Or More Races Students (2013-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsP.S. 150 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.650.70
P.S. 150 Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
44%
P.S. 150 Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
P.S. 150 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of P.S. 150 is New York City Geographic # 2 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New York City Geographic # 2 School District's student population of 60,627 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    School District NameNew York City Geographic # 2 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    115
    2
    Number of Students Managed60,627902
    New York City Geographic # 2 School District Students Managed (2006-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    78%
    49%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    77%
    46%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

    • The nearest high school to P.S. 150 is Stuyvesant High School (0.2 miles away)
    • The nearest middle school is I.S. 289 (0.2 miles away)
    • The nearest elementary school is I.S. 289 (0.2 miles away)
    Show me:
    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • New York I.S. 289
      Grades: 6-8 | 289 students
      0.2 miles
      201 Warren St
      New York, NY 10282
      (212)571-9268
      0.2 6-8 289
    • New York P.S. 234 Independence School
      Grades: K-5 | 723 students
      0.2 miles
      292 Greenwich St
      New York, NY 10007
      (212)233-6034
      0.2 K-5 723
    • New York P.S. 89
      Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
      0.2 miles
      201 Warren St
      New York, NY 10282
      (212)571-5659
      0.2 PK-5 426
    • New York Stuyvesant High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 3328 students
      0.2 miles
      345 Chambers St
      New York, NY 10282
      (212)312-4800
      0.2 9-12 3328
    • New York Broome Street Academy Charter High School Charter School
      Grades: 9-12 | 320 students
      0.4 miles
      121 Ave Of The Americas
      New York, NY 10013
      (212)453-0295
      0.4 9-12 320

    School Reviews

    Review P.S. 150. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

    • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
    • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

    I am a:

    Name or Alias:

    Your review:

    Rate this school:
    Recent Articles
    Public schools are far from perfect, but they still offer significant benefits to the students that attend their classrooms every day. We’ll list a few of those advantages here.
    Childhood obesity rates continue to climb. While many public schools have implemented policies and programs to combat the problem, there is always more to be done. Keep reading to learn what schools are doing to prevent obesity and how you can help.
    Food allergies are no laughing matter and it doesn't take long for them to become dangerous. Keep reading to learn how to keep your child safe at school if he has a food allergy.